Friday, September 30, 2011

Nature Center

Family Fun at
Dunwoody Nature Center!
   Register today!   
Saturday, October 15th, 2011
10:00AM - 4:00 PM
Featured activities:
• Time reserved Tree climbs*
• Rock Wall Climbing
• Birds of Prey Shows
• Guided Trail Walks
5343 Roberts Drive, Dunwoody, GA 30338
Come learn the “ropes” with Peter “Treeman” Jenkins and his team from Tree Climbers International, Inc., will be offering climbs in not one but TWO of our fabulously inviting tree climbing trees! “Treeman” is the Founder of tree climbing as an organized sport and creator of the tree climbing “culture.” He is world renowned for his expertise in the field and is a certified arborist as well. We are very excited to have these experts teaching our visitors “the ropes” of tree climbing! Members and non-members may reserve a timed ticket for their climb(s) when purchasing event ticket(s) on-line NO LATER THAN October 12th at 4:00 PM.
* Tree climbing slots will fill fast so reserve your climb time online by October 12 at:

After October 12, un-reserved climbs will be available on a first-come, first served basis at the festival.
One admission price per person does it all!
$10 for DNC Members
$15 for Non-members
(Kids under age 4 free)

Dunwoody Nature Center inspires the love of nature and cultivates environmental understanding and stewardship by: conserving and enhancing Dunwoody Park; educating children, families, and adults of all ages about the natural world and our place in it, and motivating environmental awareness and responsible action.
DNC is a 501(c)3 membership organization—become a member today!
*And special entertainment by
singer/songwriter Lori Linden
Calling all Volunteers...
Sign up now and join us for the
Tree Hug Festival,
October 15th!
We are planning our huge fall event—the Tree Hug with Peter “Treeman” Jenkins. We’ll need adult and teen volunteers for two hour shifts all day from 10:00-4:00. Volunteer assignments include assistance with parking logistics, assistance with tree climbing gear and assistance at Discovery Tables. Don’t miss this chance to spend an awesome autumn day among the woods of Dunwoody! Call Debra or Susan at 770-394-3322 today to volunteer.

What's Happening Now? 

Dunwoody Park is beautiful in every season. Turn into our lane, walk through the woods, and enjoy Dunwoody's hidden treasure. So much is happening at Dunwoody Nature Center . . .

 Fall Programs

Now Registering

Homeschool Science Studies: Hands-on topics are offered that correlate with the Georgia Performance Standards (GPS) and grade level expectations. 
Nature Classes: Mommy & Me, Preschool Park Patrol, and Children's Nature Hour now through May 2012.
Upcoming Events!  
Holiday Home Décor - November 12th. Make and take a beautiful, natural arrangement in the Adult craft class.

Gifts for the Earth - December 3rd. A fabulous gift making and environmental awareness invitational event for Dunwoody Nature Center Members.

Mornin o' Maple Sugaring, Saturday, January 21, 10 am - Noon.

Owl Always Love You, Saturday, February 11, 5 - 8 pm.
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